Why Safety Is So Important When Using Inflatable Cofferdams For Bridge Projects

Truck falling into water from bridge failure.

There are very few construction projects as dangerous as bridge repair. Because of the nature of bridges, repair crews will typically be working at heights and in hazardous environments when performing repairs. Sadly, a large number of fatalities occur each year when people work on bridges and fail to take the necessary safety precautions. Bridge …

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Bridge Repair & Maintenance Using Inflatable Cofferdams

Bridge Repair & Maintenance Using Inflatable Cofferdams

There was a time in the United States when we were always building bridges. When a bridge is built though and serves a specific purpose, there’s little point in building another bridge alongside it. As a result of this, almost half the bridges in the United States are over half a century old. This means …

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Manchester, Mi

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Location: Sharon Mills County Park Manchester, MI Cofferdam Size: 12' high x 50' long Water Depth: 10' Installation Time: 5 hours Project Description: Repair the water intake gate for the Henry Ford Historical Mill.       Bridge Repairs The aging infrastructure of our Nation's bridges and roads has led to a tremendous increase in ...

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LakeSide, MI

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Location: Lakeside, MI Cofferdam Size: 8' high x 200' long Water Depth: 6' Installation Time: 6.5 hours Project Description: Dewater the work site to allow demolition of an existing bridge and construction of a new one.       Bridge Repairs A Dam-It Dams portable cofferdam is the ideal solution for blocking or diverting water ...

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Acton, Ma

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Location: Acton, MA Cofferdam Size: 8' high x 200' long Water Depth: 6' Installation Time: 7 hours Project Description: A Dam-It Dams cofferdam was used for dewatering the work site. The contractor needed a dry environment for extending the existing bridge.       Bridge Repairs A Dam-It Dams portable cofferdam is the ideal solution ...

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